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Roger Federer / Juan Martin Del Potro match

A lens on the Olympics: Shooting the Federer/Del Potro tennis match

Posted On: 7:28 a.m. | August 5, 2012

Robert Gauthier, Los Angeles Times Wimbledon: We're deep into the third set and Roger Federer is on the ropes. Down a break and facing defeat, he rushes the net as his opponent, Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina, powerful and tenacious, lines up a passing shot and fires it down the line, out of Federer's reach. Olympic defeat is sure to come to one of the greatest tennis players in... View Post»

Disabled veterans field trip in San Diego

Injured combat veterans take a field trip in San Diego

Posted On: 10:05 p.m. | August 4, 2012

Getting accustomed to being around civilians can be one of the most difficult challenges for veterans injured in war. So each month, therapists at Naval Medical Center San Diego gather a group — sometimes amputees, sometimes patients with other injuries, including post-traumatic stress disorder — for a trip to crowded, busy public places to let the patients see and be seen by the outside... View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 8

2012 London Olympics | Day 8

Posted On: 10:10 a.m. | August 4, 2012

London 2012 Olympic Games day 8 highlights in photos. This gallery will be updated throughout the day. View Post»

Photo Booth from tne US Open of Surfing

Photo Booth from the Nike U.S. Open of Surfing

Posted On: 1:33 p.m. | August 3, 2012

The City of Huntington Beach host to the US Open of Surfing sponsored by Nike, Hurley and Converse. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 3, 2012

Pictures in the News | Aug. 3, 2012

Posted On: 10:24 a.m. | August 3, 2012

Pictures in the News from around the world. View Post»

2012 London Olympics | Day 7

2012 London Olympics | Day 7

Posted On: 9:28 a.m. | August 3, 2012

Highlights from Day 7 of the 2012 London Olympics. View Post»

1952 Olympic Telethon
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

1952 Olympic Telethon

Posted On: 12:38 a.m. | August 3, 2012

Three old friends, Bing Crosby and Bob Hope at table and Dorothy Lamour at microphone, lead 14 1/2 hour Olympic Telethon that received more than $1,000,000 in pledges for the U.S. Olympic team. View Post»

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for July
  • Andrew Davidson Jr.

Reader photos: Best of Southern California moments for July

Posted On: 12:36 p.m. | August 2, 2012

Happy Fourth of July. Sure, it's a little late, but Andrew Davidson Jr.'s photograph brings me back to the holiday and provides the same enjoyment and amusement that I felt the first time I saw it. Yes, there are many, many other photographs of fireworks displays, U.S. flags and other patriotic imagery, but the streaks of light, giving the impression of a burst of fireworks going off in the... View Post»


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